Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024

Packed with articles from successful writers and illustrators, plus who to contact across the Children's publishing industry.

Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024

The 117th edition of our bestselling guide full of writing and publishing advice from the very best in the industry.

How to Write
Writers' & Artists' Guide to How to Write

Learn the craft of effective storytelling with the Writers' & Artists' Guide to How to Write.

A Writer's Journal Workbook by Lucy van Smit
A Writer's Journal Workbook

How do you discover your voice? What does that even mean? And what can you do to improve your writing?


Events & Courses

Writer’s Development Day: For Underrepresented Writers
20th January 2024 10:00am to 4:00pm, The Dance Space
2 Market Square, Circus Street

Are you an underrepresented writer looking to develop your craft? 

We're delighted to be partnering with Creative Future to offer this writer...

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Find Your Voice (January 2024)
23rd January 2024 7:00pm to 27th February 2024 9:00pm, Online
Discover how to find and develop your voice as a writer and have the confidence to speak, as yourself, on the page in this six week course with...
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Writing Historical Fantasy
24th January 2024 7:00pm to 8:00pm, Online
Brittany N. Williams shares her insight into writing historical fantasy in our online masterclass. View our full programme here: https://www....
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Writing Vividly
31st January 2024 7:00pm to 8:30pm, Online
In this January masterclass, writer and artist Isobel Wohl shares her advice for writing vividly. View our full event programme here: https://www....
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Memoir legal advice
by Pete Devlin
20th August 2023

Does anyone have any experience of publishing a memoir that required legal checks to avoid any possible defamation case/claims? My written memoir...

Recently shared works

The Reston Wood Trilogy
by Shaun Wilson
11th June 2023

in the serene village of Reston, Bordering the ominous Reston Wood, A sinister legend took root many moons ago. For generations, the tale of the...

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